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Table 3 Relative risk of malaria infection in relation to demographic characteristics of pregnant women attending antenatal clinics in Lagos, Nigeria

From: Factors associated with risk of malaria infection among pregnant women in Lagos, Nigeria

Character Proportion with malaria Risk ratio (95% C.I.) P
Young age (<20 years)    
  Yes 8/39 (20.5%) 2.86 (1.48-5.50) 0.007
  No 75/1045 (7.2)   
Primigravidity    
  Yes 38/416 (9.1%) 1.36 (0.90-2.05) 0.093
  No 45/668 (6.7%)   
Low education level ф    
  Yes 65/798 (8.1%) 1.29 (0.78-2.14) 0.190
  No 18/286 (6.3%)   
  1. ф Low education level = Secondary education or below.